Brooklyn has been a literary pole of New York City since the days of Walt Whitman, and the borough's resurgence as an artistic enclave has only increased its popularity for writers.
September is the perfect time for bookworms to visit Brooklyn. On Sept. 22, the eighth annual Brooklyn Book Festival takes place at Borough Hall. Are you ln the area? Planning a trip to New York? Click here to learn more about the literary scene across the river and find some books to get you in a Brooklyn state of mind.